The World's Largest Public Domain Media Search Engine
Charlestown Navy Yard, Pier 11, Charlestown Waterfront at confluence of Little Mystic Channel & Mystic River at northernmost ent of Navy Yard, Boston, Suffolk County, MA

Similar

Charlestown Navy Yard, Pier 11, Charlestown Waterfront at confluence of Little Mystic Channel & Mystic River at northernmost ent of Navy Yard, Boston, Suffolk County, MA

description

Summary

Significance: Pier 11 is significant as the last pier built at Charlestown Navy Yard. It is also the largest. It was originally a narrow timber pier constructed during World War II to serve in degaussing ships. It was demolished and rebuilt during the mid-1950s to accommodate maintenance on aircraft carriers.
Survey number: HAER MA-90-68
Building/structure dates: 1946 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: 1955-1957 Subsequent Work

Set of images depicting various harbors, ports, and piers together with ships, fishing and sailing boats, and all types of haven-like places and views. All large image sets on Picryl.com are made in two steps: First, we picked a set to train AI vision to recognize the feature, and after that, we ran all 25M+ images in our database through an image recognition machine. As usual, all media in the collection belong to the public domain. There is no limitation on the dataset usage - educational, scientific, or commercial.

date_range

Date

1969 - 1980
person

Contributors

Historic American Engineering Record, creator
McGinley Hart & Associates, contractor
Harvey, Liz, transmitter
Stupich, Martin, photographer
create

Source

Library of Congress
copyright

Copyright info

No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

Explore more

boston
boston